Travel and border information for Norway

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Visitor’s visa and residence permit

A visitor's visa allows you to stay in Norway or other Schengen countries for up to 90 days over a period of 180 days. A residence permit gives you the opportunity to work in Norway and to stay for more than 90 days.

Citizens of Bahrain must a apply for a visitor's visa. Likewise, citizens of Bahrain need a residence permit in order to work or to take up residence for longer than 90 days.

The Royal Norwegian Embassy in Abu Dhabi handles applications for residence permit to Norway.

Residence permit

For information on the requirements to apply for work/residence permits to Norway, please see the website of The Norwegian Directorate of Immigration (UDI) in Norway.

When applying for a residence permit to Norway, you can find information on the website of the UDI about where to submit your application and the documents you need to hand in with your application.

You may contact the Norwegian Embassy in Abu Dhabi for more information.